Turning International: Foundations of Modern International Thought and New Paradigms for Intellectual History

  title={Turning International: Foundations of Modern International Thought and New Paradigms for Intellectual History},
  author={Glenda Sluga},
  journal={History of European Ideas},
  pages={103 - 115}
  • Glenda Sluga
  • Published 2 January 2015
  • Art
  • History of European Ideas
Summary This essay provides an overview of the disciplinary and analytical significance of David Armitage's Foundations of Modern International Thought in the context of the new international history, and the so-called ‘international turn’. It then goes on to discuss the significance of the absence of women in this new sub-field of intellectual history. 

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